You’re expected to hold a degree In this dog-eat-dog world To be a functioning part of society Tell me what does it really mean When students display their dubiety Perhaps, they aught to pursue a PhD Education never mattered much to me I just wanted the rewards and treats That came with living the dream

It’s a girl…

Two years ago, last month My heart was punctured & crushed I still miss HER  so much Yet I’m ready for another pup I’ve waited long enough My heart’s already filling up Only she’s barely 3 weeks old And needs more time to grow Before I can bring her home She sent this selfie forContinue reading “It’s a girl…”

My Shepherd

Watches over me From her field of dreams Now running wild and free A year ago today I watched my Tara slip away It still feels like it was yesterday She laid down to sleep Leaving only memories to keep That fill me with pride and peace My Shepherd Watches over me From her fieldContinue reading “My Shepherd”

Spring Foward Into Night

I’m not afraid of the dark I get an early morning start Sacrificing my fitful sleep To beat the California heat When all is still tucked in bed Getting their snooze on instead It’s calm and quiet till I walk by With my shepherd at my side Waking up every dog in sight Activating theContinue reading “Spring Foward Into Night”

Open Grave

10 of 31 OctPoWriMo The numbers increase every day Discarded like waste in an open grave Ignorant breeders refuse to believe Immature pet owners who are naïve To their part in overpopulation Taking place in an influential nation More than half of those who go into A shelter are killed, so don’t be fooled